Week 5 DAILY GEOGRAPHY Week 5 Day 1 1. What is the capital of the country whose neighbors are Colombia, Brazil, and Guyana? 2. If you are a resident of Canberra, Australia, are you a resident of a island or a continent? Answers Day 1 1. Caracas, Venezuela 2. Continent Week 5 Day 2 1. Why are lines of latitude and longitude important? 2. Name the 7 countries that are part of Central America. Answers Day 2 # 1 1. Latitude and Longitude Lines form the Earth’s Grid System and provide a systematic way of locating absolute location. Answer Day 2 # 2 2. The Central American countries are Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama Week 5 Day 3 1. Which continent is smaller in area than Europe? 2. What is the capital of the country through which the 40 degrees North line of latitude and the 20 degrees East line of longitude pass? Answers Day 3 1. Australia 2.Tirana , Albania Week 5 Day 4 1. How many degrees of longitude is the Earth divided into? 2. If it is dawn in the eastern United States, what is it in the western United States and why? Answer Day 4 # 1 1. 360 degrees Answer Day 4 # 2 2. In darkness because of the Earth’s rotation the western United States is 3 hours behind the Eastern United States.